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TEDx celebrates year at May 22 meeting

TEDx celebrates year at May 22 meeting

Rhea Acharya

May 20, 2019

According to Selin Oh, TEDx president and senior, the TEDx club will meet for the last time for this academic year on May 22 in Room E210 for its end-of-year celebration. Oh said she plans for there to be food and balloons at the meeting. “Attendance to some of the meetings has been a little bit sl...

Let’s Talk club to end for the year

Let’s Talk club to end for the year

By Karolena Zhou

May 15, 2019

The Let’s Talk club has come to an end for the year. There won’t be any more gatherings. However, according to Selin Oh, founder, student leader of the Let’s Talk club and senior, there might be an end-of-the-year party, but the date is uncertain for now. She said, “We might have a final party. R...

TEDx seniors to help next year’s leadership team adjust to roles, plan for future

TEDx seniors to help next year’s leadership team adjust to roles, plan for future

Rhea Acharya

April 10, 2019

Recently, the current leadership team for TEDx, which was entirely comprised of current seniors, selected a new leadership team for the 2019 to 2020 school year. In order to be considered for a leadership role, interested club members submitted applications earlier in the semester. According to Selin Oh, cu...

Let’s Talk Club to restart after spring break

Karolena Zhou

March 26, 2019

The Let’s Talk club has been on a break due to the fact that many of the club’s officers have been busy, but they have decided to have a meeting after spring break. “We haven’t done much, but we are planning to meet after spring break,” Selin Oh, the founder and student leader of the Let’s...

Orchestras to rehearse repertoire for Camerata orchestra concert, Chen says

Orchestras to rehearse repertoire for Camerata orchestra concert, Chen says

Adhi Ramkumar

March 26, 2019

The CHS performing arts department is gearing up for the upcoming Camerata orchestra concert in the orchestra room (P100) on March 27 at 7 p.m. According to director of orchestras Tom Chen, the concert will feature the members of the Camerata class, an elite subgroup of the symphony orchestra which...

TEDx continues planning for next year

TEDx continues planning for next year

March 3, 2019

Following sponsor changes and a room change, the TEDx club uses its meetings to prepare for next year. According to Selin Oh, TEDx president and senior, this means the club members will discuss the past conference, plan for what they want to see in the next conference and work toward deciding next ...

Let’s Talk Club to experience period of inactivity

Karolena Zhou

February 13, 2019

The Let’s Talk Club is on hold for now because most of the staff are seniors, who have a lot of activities to do.   Selin Oh, founder and student leader of the Let’s Talk Club, said,  “We’ve pushed it off to the side for now, maybe because we are all second semester seniors. I definitel...

TEDx changes room for meetings

TEDx changes room for meetings

Rhea Acharya

February 8, 2019

Following its conference in December on the theme “In a New Light,” the TEDx club switched sponsors from social studies teacher Allison Hargrove to social studies teachers Allen Wheeler and Michael O’Toole, so its meetings no longer take place in the same room. Instead of in Hargrove’s room, Roo...

Orchestras to rehearse repertoire for chamber music recital, Ohly-Davis says

Orchestras to rehearse repertoire for chamber music recital, Ohly-Davis says

Adhi Ramkumar

January 23, 2019

The CHS performing arts department is gearing up for the upcoming chamber music recital, in the orchestra room (P100) on Jan. 30 at 5 p.m. According to director of orchestras Elisabeth Ohly-Davis, this recital is unique because students are presented with the opportunity to gain team-working skill...

Let’s Talk club to resume meetings

Karolena Zhou

January 22, 2019

The Let’s Talk club is restarting the club this month. The club will meet after school on late start Wednesdays at 3:30 in the CHS library. “Late start mornings don’t work as people are doing their own thing, so we are trying to see if we can do it after school,” said Selin Oh, founder and stu...

TEDx transitions to new co-sponsors

TEDx transitions to new co-sponsors

Rhea Acharya

January 21, 2019

The TEDx conference in December marked the end of social studies teacher Allison Hargrove’s time as TEDx sponsor; starting this semester, social studies teachers Michael O’Toole and Allen Wheeler will lead the club as co-sponsors. O’Toole said, “I became interested in the club last year. So, I...

Let’s Talk Club restarting next year

Karolena Zhou

December 4, 2018

The Let’s Talk Club has been taking a break as the officers are busy. The club will start up again next year. Deciding that it would be better for people to come after school rather than in the mornings on Late Start, the officers have decided to have the club meeting after school on Wednesdays. ...